Cresco is a premier boutique law firm for entrepreneurs, companies and investors located in Antwerp . They are known for their agile and dynamic team, their hands-on attitude and business mindset.
Known for their high quality competencies in the field of technology, IP and ICT the team of Cresco acts as a true business partner for their clients. The primary focus of Cresco is assisting their clients in a pragmatic and solution orientated manner in order to help them to achieve their business objectives, execute their business strategies and solve their business issues.
With their future-oriented approach and excellent knowledge of the sector, the hyper-specialised team of Cresco is known for their tailor-made advice. As a relationship-driven and entrepreneurial firm, they excel in their hands-on legal support for start-ups, scale-ups and established companies in emerging, technology driven and innovative sectors.
At Cresco, they do not believe in a multi-layered hierarchy. This approach provides a structured yet flexible environment offering a unique platform to further develop professional and personal skills, while emphasizing on the combination of excellent legal skills with a strong real world-problem solving attitude.
- # Boutique business law firm
- # Technology & innovation focus
- # Start-ups & scale-ups
- # Hands-on & dynamic team
As a member of the Technology practice team, you will primarily be responsible for structuring, drafting and negotiating within IP and ICT law but also broader commercial law (such as commercial contracts, General terms and conditions, legal framework for launching products, etc). You will be engaged on highly challenging cases related to a variety of Intellectual Property, ICT and commercial transactions, including the drafting of licensing, (co)-development, e-commerce, service, distribution and partnership agreements in various fields.
Besides that, you will also focus on the contractual outlining and negotiating of various IP monetization deals, of ecosystems focusing on co-creation and co-development of new technologies. Furthermore, you will have close client contact and provide in-house guidance for clients.
This role combines in-depth Intellectual Property and ICT expertise with a strong focus on the transactional side. You will be part of the further expansion of the technology department in the coming years. You continuously focus on providing the highest quality, both on a content-legal level as in terms of service. You are not only in direct contact with your clients, you also understanding their specific context and legal needs. You are a true business partner.
- # Technology & innovation industry
- # IP & ICT Law
- # Transactional focus
- # Contract drafting & general advise
You are a Mid-level or Senior Associate with at least 4 years of experience in IP & ICT transactions.
You have a Belgian Master Degree in Law with excellent academic results.
You have outstanding contract drafting skills and an expertise mainly focusing on IP, ICT, licensing, patents, copyright laws, open source and more general commercial law.
You have an excellent command of English with a native level of Dutch or French.
You have a keen interest in highly stimulating emerging, technology & innovative sectors.
You have a down to earth mindset and are eager to further develop your career in an entrepreneurial and fast paced environment.
You are looking for a dynamic ad highly specialised business law firm where your personal and professional development is strongly stimulated and where a concrete career path is mapped out.
- # Lawyer with at least 4 y. exp.
- # Specialised in IP/ICT transactions
- # Contract drafting
- # ENG + NL or FR